20-year-old David Bowie’s LP ‘Toy’ finally gets release date

Twenty years ago David Bowie was talking about releasing an album called Toy, who would present re-recorded versions of some of his songs from his early years (1964-1971) with his new Mark Plati, Sterling Campbell, Gail Ann Dorsey, Earl Slick, Mike Garson, Holly Palmer and Emm Gryner. He wanted to record the album and release it right after – years …

20-year-old David Bowie’s LP ‘Toy’ finally gets release date

Twenty years ago David Bowie was talking about releasing an album called Toy, who would present re-recorded versions of some of his songs from his early years (1964-1971) with his new Mark Plati, Sterling Campbell, Gail Ann Dorsey, Earl Slick, Mike Garson, Holly Palmer and Emm Gryner. He wanted to record the album and release it right after – years …

20-year-old David Bowie’s LP ‘Toy’ finally gets release date

Twenty years ago David Bowie was talking about releasing an album called Toy, who would present re-recorded versions of some of his songs from his early years (1964-1971) with his new Mark Plati, Sterling Campbell, Gail Ann Dorsey, Earl Slick, Mike Garson, Holly Palmer and Emm Gryner. He wanted to record the album and release it right after – years …

Queen Reveals Untold Story of David Bowie’s “Under Pressure” Collaboration

They share the untold story of the song Author: Scott ColothanPosted on August 27, 2021Last updated on August 27, 2021 Queen shared the untold story of how a drunken jam session culminated in their flagship collaboration with David Bowie, “Under Pressure”. Since mid-March, Queen has been sharing a series of “Queen The Greatest” videos on YouTube celebrating the group’s 50 …

How ‘All The Young Dudes’ Saved Mott The Hoople

(Credit: Columbia Records) It is 1972, Great Britain has just joined the European Union, the Watergate scandal is making headlines and Mott The Hoople is on the verge of disbandment. After forming three years earlier in 1969, the group hadn’t accomplished much. Although they gained a reputation for being an amazing live band, the band failed to make much of …

A playlist of 543 tracks retracing the career of David Bowie

There was always something special about the Starman, David Bowie. A unique individual in every way, which is often overlooked amid the rock and roll revelry, chameleon costumes, and utterly captivating rhetoric, is that he was also an undeniably brilliant songwriter. Across an alarming lineup of albums, Bowie has delivered a plethora of songs that are both enchanting and entertaining. …

David Bowie guitarist John Hutchinson is dead

John “Hutch” Hutchinson, who worked with David Bowie for three separate periods in the ’60s and’ 70s, has died after a long illness, Bowie’s estate has confirmed. The guitarist appeared on the first demo of “Space Oddity” in 1969 and later became part of the Aladdin Sané toured, playing 12-string guitar across the United States in 1973. Quoting Hutchinson’s website, …

Jelani Aryeh counts Wilco and Roxy Music among her enduring musical fascinations for Private Playlist

Private Playlist is a listening session with Southern California’s most notable musical personalities in their private creative environments. Like so many early artists, Jelani aryeh grew up surrounded by music. His uncle produced hip-hop tracks in the adjacent bedroom of their San Diego home. And his dad exhibited it to countless artists while in the backseat of daddy’s vintage Jaguar. …

Jelani Aryeh counts Wilco and Roxy Music among her enduring musical fascinations for Private Playlist

Private Playlist is a listening session with Southern California’s most notable musical personalities in their private creative environments. Like so many early artists, Jelani aryeh grew up surrounded by music. His uncle produced hip-hop tracks in the adjacent bedroom of their San Diego home. And his dad exhibited it to countless artists while in the backseat of daddy’s vintage Jaguar. …